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New way to go to class

It was a usual Friday morning for freshmen in Jeff Peariso's Statistics class. They were working on the task assigned to them. But what was usual for them was unusual for anyone peeking into the classroom....more >>
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Let's hear it for the band!

The Oxford High School Wildcat Marching Band performed for the last time this season during the Band-O-Rama event held Nov....more >>
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Leonard students plant a tree

Leonard Elementary fourth and fifth graders took time away from their books last Tuesday to do the environment a little bit of good. On Nov. 1, students walked over to the Polly Ann Trailhead in Leonard and helped Leonard Village Manager Mike McDonald plant a Flowering Dogwood tree as part of the 2011 Go Green Youth Challenge....more >>
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OES goes on parade

Oxford Elementary School got into the halloween spirit during their annual parade on Monday, Oct. 31. Creative costume of the day goes to OES student Ben Fracker, dressed as the washing machine....more >>
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Born September 21st
1866: H.G. Wells, science fiction writer whose works include The Time Machine, The Invisible Man and The War of the Worlds.
1895: Juan de la Cierva, aeronautical engineer who invented the autogyro.
1902: Allen Lake, founded Penguin Books in 1935.
1912: Chuck Jones, animator and director of Warner Brothers cartoons.
1947: Stephen King, author best known for supernatural and horror tales.
September 21st
in history
1904: Exiled Nez Perce leader Chief Joseph dies of a broken heart.
1915: Stonehenge is sold by auction for 6,600 pounds sterling ($11,500) to a Mr. Chubb, who buys it as a present for his wife. He presents it to the British nation three years later. The stones of amazing size.
1929: Fighting between China and the Soviet Union breaks out along the Manchurian border.
1936: The German army holds its largest maneuvers since 1914.Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie warned the League of Nations of the dangers of appeasement.
1937: The women's airspeed record is set at 292 mph by American pilot Jacqueline Cochran.The amazing life another woman pioneer in aviation, Amelia Earhart.